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FDA considering ban on flavored e-cigarettes

In a speech at FDA headquarters, Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said the agency would also revisit its compliance policy that extended the dates for manufacturers of flavored e-cigarettes to submit applications for premarket authorization. “We see clear si
Reuters
added Sep 12, 2018 17:43
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[Canada, USA] Longtime Tobacco Supplier Sees the Future in Cannabis

As Canada prepares to legalize marijuana next month, and regulations continue to loosen in the U.S. and other markets, Alliance One International Inc. is the latest company pivoting to pot.
Bloomberg News
added Sep 12, 2018 17:13
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new steps to address epidemic of youth e-cigarette use

And at the same time, we’re developing a path to properly regulate non-combustible forms of nicotine delivery, like electronic cigarettes, that may be an alternative for adults who still want to get access to satisfying levels of nicotine, without all th
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Sep 12, 2018 17:11
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FDA threatens to pull flavored e-cigarettes, citing ‘epidemic’ of teen use

The FDA launched its boldest move yet to combat vaping by teens and avoid a new generation of nicotine addicts, threatening to pull flavored e-cigarettes from five manufacturers if the companies don't submit plans to curb the use of their products.
Politico
added Sep 12, 2018 17:11
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[UK-Scotland] Edinburgh vaping firm will supply prisoners with e-cigarettes

AN Edinburgh company has won a contract to supply prisoners with e-cigarettes and e-liquid PODs – pre-filled tanks – as the Scottish Prison Service (SPS) prepares to ban smoking in jail. JAC Vapour is one of the only independent companies outside of Chi
TheNational.scot (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 17:10
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Asset manager Candriam extends thermal coal, tobacco exclusions

Asset manager Candriam, part of New York Life Company, said on Wednesday it would exclude companies with more than a 10 percent exposure to thermal coal or tobacco from all of its funds by Dec. 31.
Reuters
added Sep 12, 2018 17:07
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Teen vaping is an 'epidemic' FDA declares, blaming Juul and sweet e-cig flavors for kids' addiction as it demands the companies stop selling to minors

(FDA) declared teen e-cigarette use an epidemic today, threatening to slap manufacturers including Juul with crushing fines if they don't present plans to curb sales to minors. As of 2017, more than two million high school-age Americans used e-cigarette
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 12, 2018 17:01
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[New York] Scarsdale to discuss zoning change that would limit vape shops

Parents could score a victory in the effort to keep electronic cigarettes and vaporizers away from children and teenagers if the village's code is changed to regulate where the devices and accessories can be sold.
New York Journal News
added Sep 12, 2018 17:00
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FDA says underage use of Juul and other e-cigarettes is at epidemic levels ($$)

Calling a surge in teen use of e-cigarettes an epidemic, the head of the Food and Drug Administration says he is considering pulling all flavored e-cigarettes from the U.S. market.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 12, 2018 16:59
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FDA takes 'historic action' on youth e-cigarette 'epidemic'

announced today a "historic action" against more than 1,300 retailers and five major manufacturers for their roles in perpetuating youth access to the devices in the US. "I use the word epidemic with great care," said FDA commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb.
CNN
added Sep 12, 2018 16:56
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